Seven men arrested for trying to buy sex after undercover sting

ROCKFORD (WREX)- Seven Rockford men now face charges of solicitation of a sexual act after an undercover sting by Rockford Police.

Beloit man arrested for 5th OWI

BELOIT (WREX) – A Beloit man is in jail this weekend after Police arrested him for his 5th OWI offense. The Rock County Sheriff’s Office

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Soggy weather is expected this evening and this weekend

Soggy weather is expected this evening and this weekend

The evening rain won't be heavy, but will be persistent for a while.

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Jury: Man guilty of killing Machesney Park teen

Michael Mernack, 37, killed Rebecaa Finkenhofer, 16, at her Minns home on Dec. 28, 2016.

1 person killed in serious crash in front of Eisenhower M.S.

The Rockford Police Department is on the scene of a serious three car crash in front of Eisenhower Middle School.

Update: No injuries reported after fire at Crop Production Services near Dixon

13 WREX has learned that there has been a fire at Crop Production Services (CPS) in Dixon early this morning.

Winnebago County board approves 2019 budget after weeks of debate about sheriff’s budget

The Winnebago County Board approves a 2019 budget after weeks of debate on how to close a $4 million budget

Officials on scene of a serious wreck in Rockford

Serious car crash in downtown Rockford.